Design Warren Platner, 1966 Polished nickel steel wire rod, glass, marble, wood Made in Italy by Knoll
In the 1960s, Warren Platner transformed steel wire into a sculptural furniture collection, creating a design icon of the modern era.
Warren Platner studied architecture at Cornell University. Following his work with legendary designers Raymond Loewy, Eero Saarinen and I. M. Pei, he immersed himself in the creation of steel wire furniture, devising the method and tooling to produce the lounge chair in the line as well. Notable among his residential and commercial projects are the Georg Jensen Design Center and the Windows on the World restaurant in the World Trade Center, both in New York City.
Dimensions 13" base width x 15 3/4" W x 18" H
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Construction Frame features vertical steel wire rods welded to circular horizontal and edge-framing rods Base features a clear plastic extrusion ring that creates a smooth bottom surface Top features 3/8"-thick tempered glass
Finishes Top options include clear glass, bronze glass and a variety of marble and veneer finishes The base is available in two finish options: bright nickel finish with clear lacquer protection and painted metallic bronze